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Big 10 Football - Week 4 of 13

Penn St. Nittany Lions Playoff Picture

Are the Penn St. Nittany Lions going to play in the Conference Championship game? The Penn St. playoff picture table presents the probabilities that the Nittany Lions will win the division and play in the Conference Championship game. All future unplayed conference games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Eastern Division Playoff Standings
Record Rcrd Divisional Winner No Playoffs
Team Wi
Schedule Content
Number of Wins
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Hover/Touch Content
Recent Games
L GPi
Games Played
9 game season
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Penn St. 1i
Penn St. Recent Games

Won  Thu, Sep 01 @  Purdue       35-31
Won  Sat, Sep 10 vs Ohio         46-10
Won  Sat, Sep 17 @  Auburn       41-12
     Sat, Sep 24 vs C. Michigan  
     Sat, Oct 01 vs N. Western   
     Sat, Oct 15 @  Michigan     
     Sat, Oct 22 vs Minnesota    

0 1 23% 20% 17% 15% 12% 9% 4%
 
Indiana 1
Indiana Recent Games

Won  Fri, Sep 02 vs Illinois     23-20
Won  Sat, Sep 10 vs IDAHO        35-22
Won  Sat, Sep 17 vs W. Kentucky  33-30
     Sat, Sep 24 @  Cincinnati   
     Sat, Oct 01 @  Nebraska     
     Sat, Oct 08 vs Michigan     
     Sat, Oct 15 vs Maryland     

0 1 18% 16% 15% 15% 14% 12% 9%
Ohio St. 0
Ohio St. Recent Games

Won  Sat, Sep 03 vs Notre Dame   21-10
Won  Sat, Sep 10 vs Arkansas St. 45-12
Won  Sat, Sep 17 vs Toledo       77-21
     Sat, Sep 24 vs Wisconsin    
     Sat, Oct 01 vs Rutgers      
     Sat, Oct 08 @  Michigan St. 
     Sat, Oct 22 vs Iowa         

0 0 18% 16% 16% 15% 14% 12% 9%
Maryland 0
Maryland Recent Games

Won  Sat, Sep 03 vs Buffalo      31-10
Won  Sat, Sep 10 @  Charlotte    56-21
Won  Sat, Sep 17 vs SMU          34-27
     Sat, Sep 24 @  Michigan     
     Sat, Oct 01 vs Michigan St. 
     Sat, Oct 08 vs Purdue       
     Sat, Oct 15 @  Indiana      

0 0 13% 14% 15% 15% 15% 15% 13%
Rutgers 0
Rutgers Recent Games

Won  Sat, Sep 03 @  Boston College 22-21
Won  Sat, Sep 10 vs WAGNER       66-7 
Won  Sat, Sep 17 @  Temple       16-14
     Sat, Sep 24 vs Iowa         
     Sat, Oct 01 @  Ohio St.     
     Fri, Oct 07 vs Nebraska     
     Sat, Oct 22 vs Indiana      

0 0 12% 13% 13% 14% 15% 16% 17%
Michigan 0
Michigan Recent Games

Won  Sat, Sep 03 vs Colorado St. 51-7 
Won  Sat, Sep 10 vs Hawaii       56-10
Won  Sat, Sep 17 vs UConn        59-0 
     Sat, Sep 24 vs Maryland     
     Sat, Oct 01 @  Iowa         
     Sat, Oct 08 @  Indiana      
     Sat, Oct 15 vs Penn St.     

0 0 9% 11% 13% 13% 15% 17% 21%
Michigan St. 0
Michigan St. Recent Games

Won  Fri, Sep 02 vs W. Michigan  35-13
Won  Sat, Sep 10 vs Akron        52-0 
Lost Sat, Sep 17 @  Washington   28-39
     Sat, Sep 24 vs Minnesota    
     Sat, Oct 01 @  Maryland     
     Sat, Oct 08 vs Ohio St.     
     Sat, Oct 15 vs Wisconsin    

0 0 6% 9% 11% 13% 15% 19% 27%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • Table Sorting Method

Nittany Lions Conference Schedule
Current Week 4
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Purdue
(1‑2)
35‑31 Away Thu Sep 1, 8:00 pm
5 NorthwesternN. Western
(0‑3)
  Home Sat Oct 1, TBD
7 Michigan
(3‑0)
  Away Sat Oct 15, TBD
8 Minnesota
(3‑0)
  Home Sat Oct 22, 7:30 pm
9 Ohio St.
(3‑0)
  Home Sat Oct 29, TBD
10 Indiana
(3‑0)
  Away Sat Nov 5, TBD
11 Maryland
(3‑0)
  Home Sat Nov 12, TBD
12 Rutgers
(3‑0)
  Away Sat Nov 19, TBD
13 Michigan St.
(2‑1)
  Home Sat Nov 26, TBD


Nittany Lions Nonconference Schedule
Week Wk Opponent Conference Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
2 Ohio
(1‑2)
MACMAC 46‑10 Home Sat Sep 10, 12:00 pm
3 Auburn
(2‑1)
SECSEC 41‑12 Away Sat Sep 17, 3:30 pm
4 Central Michigan
(1‑2)
MACMAC   Home Sat Sep 24, 12:00 pm